Tag Archives: Guest writer

MEPNs walk to support mental health issues

This post is written by guest writer, Evan Gum, 1st year MEPN 1st year Evan Gum discusses new Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation treatment for severe depression On a warm Saturday morning, April 29th several 1st year MEPN students elected to wake up … Continue reading

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MEPNs provide cardiac screenings for San Diego teens and young adults

This post is written by guest writer Manreet Sahota, 2nd year MEPN student The first Eric Paredes, Save A Life Foundation’s Heart Screening at a university…OUR university, the UNIVERSITY OF SAN DIEGO, was a success! The Eric Paredes Foundation works … Continue reading

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Update from Cuernavaca, Mexico

  This post is written by guest writer, Britney Taganas, 2nd year MEPN.  Hola compañeros! Greetings from Cuernavaca, Mexico! During our last couple days at Nuestros Pequeos Hermanos (NPH) Miacatlan (the orphanage), we toured ‘el campo’ which is the farm … Continue reading

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Greetings from students on the International trip to Mungeli, India

This post is written by guest writer, Professor Molly McAmis and the USD nursing students accompanying her to Mungeli.  Our 42-hour journey to India began January 6th, 2017 right out of LAX with a 16-hour direct flight to Dubai. After … Continue reading

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Greetings from students on the International trip to Miacatlan, Mexico

This post is written by second year MEPN student, Lisa Cronk. Mexico Immersion Nursing On Sunday, as part of exploring the Mexican culture, we visited Carlos Slim museum. Carlos Slim is not only the richest man in Mexico… he is … Continue reading

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Get Organized!

    This Post is written by guest writer, Jonathan Goldstone, 2nd Year MEPN.   Assignments, clinicals, and exams; the weekly routine of a MEPN student is a non-stop endeavor! As students in this accelerated MEPN program, keeping up when assignments are … Continue reading

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Pipeline program for Girl Scouts

(MEPN, Megan Yap with future nurses) This post is written by guest writer, Dr. Susie Hutchins. Oftentimes, young children do not know the role of a nurse, or how to go about the process of becoming a nurse. This past … Continue reading

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MEPN Mentorship Meet Up

This post is written by guest writer, Patrick Humphries, MEPN mentor coordinator The MEPN classes of 2017 and 2018 cohorts enjoyed a mentorship meet-up on July 31 at Ballast Point Brewery in Little Italy.  Organized by Mentorship Coordinators Griselda Escobedo … Continue reading

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MEPN Pediatric Survival Skills

This post written by guest writer, Dr Julie Vignato .    On May 31st and June 2nd, MEPN students started the summer semester learning the skills needed to survive as successful nurses in pediatrics.  Students watched a 30 minute video … Continue reading

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Reflections on Mexico Mission Trip

This post is written by guest writer and MEPN student, Daniel Roderick   On April 16th, I had the opportunity to join University Ministry, HSON faculty, NP students, and fellow MEPN students on a trip to the community of La … Continue reading

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